Wayne Andrews (historian)

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Wayne Andrews
Born 1913
Died (1987-08-17)August 17, 1987

Wayne Andrews (1913 – August 17, 1987) was an American historian and architectural photographer.

He was the author of numerous books, including Architecture, Ambition and Americans, Battle for Chicago, and Siegfried`s Curse: The German Journey from Nietzsche to Hesse. Andrews graduated from Harvard University and obtained a doctorate from Columbia University in American history.[1] His portfolio consists of 4,183 architectural photographs, mostly from America and Europe, and a small number from Mexico.[2]

He died of a heart attack on August 17, 1987, while in Paris taking photos for his next book.[3][4][5]


  1. ^ Heise, Kenan (September 13, 1987). "Architecture Historian W. Andrews". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Guide to the Wayne Andrews Collection of Architectural Photographs". The Online Archive of California. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Wayne Andrews: Architecture (Esto)". ARTstor. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
  4. ^ "Wayne Andrews: An Inventory of his Architectural Photographs". Texas Archival Resources Online. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
  5. ^ "Wayne Andrews architectural photograph collection [graphic]". ArchiveGrid. Retrieved 12 December 2014.

External links

  • / Photographs and slides of Anerican Architecture. Held by the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

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